Nova Chemicals Inc.

1555 Coraopolis Heights Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Nova Chemicals Charter NEX PE pouch

Resin Supply/Demand & Sustainability Were Key Themes at Global Plastics Summit
Speakers at fifth annual summit deem sustainability crucial to growth in packaging while forecasting trends in key materials.

Global Plastics Summit (GPS 2017)

Highlights from Global Plastics Summit 2017
Sustainability, resin supply/demand and pricing among highlights for the fifth GPS event.

Nova Chemicals Bonfire Multilayer Property Predictor (MPP)

Enhanced Interactive Tool for Predicting Multilayer Film Performance
Nova Chemicals’ Multilayer Property Predictor helps processors predict the performance of complex film structures.

Packaging: New Shelf-Life Extending Packaging Technologies
Both Nova Chemicals and Mitsubishi Gas Chemical North America will debut novel flexible food packaging technologies at Pack Expo 2017.

Nova Chemicals Starts Up World-Scale LLDPE Reactor
This reactor is the first new LLDPE reactor in the Americas in over a decade.

K 2016 Preview: Materials & Additives
Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.

Nova Chemicals Opens New Center for Performance Applications
Facility expansion and equipment investments expected to boost innovation and customer collaboration within PE business.

First Aseptic Carton Bottle for Enriched Dairy Products
Nova Chemicals and Tetra Pak collaboration has led to recent commercialization of novel package.

MATERIALS: High-Performance LLDPE for Heavy-Duty Sacks
Nova's new octene copolymer LLDPE's distinct molecular architecture delivers a previously unavailable mix of properties.

High-Moisture Barrier sHDPE Gets Increasing Play in Flexible Food Packaging
sHDPE from Nova Chemical offers excellent moisture barrier in "easy open" cereal and cracker packages.

Nova Installs Nine-Layer Blown Film Line to Enhance Customer Collaboration
It's said to be a first for PE resin producers in North America.

Nova Installs Nine-Layer Blown Film Coextrusion Line to Enhance Customer Collab
As part of a several upgrades at its Calgary R&D facility, Nova Chemicals has installed a semi-commercial scale nine-layer blown film coextrusion line.

PE Spot Prices Down; More Contract Price Reductions Likely
A second PE supplier has offered a PE contract price reduction, while spot prices tumble as available supply swells.

A Step In 'Right' Direction: Nova Chem. Drops PE Contract Prices
One major PE player is offering the first reduction on PE contract prices in two years. Will others see fit to do the same?

Some Highlights From Global Plastics Summit 2014
GPS 2014 zeroed-in on the industry's challenges and opportunities.

Shale gas pushes petrochemical projects forward
Over a five-day period last week, two massive North America polyolefin projects made possible by shale gas marked significant milestones.

Nova Plans PE Capacity Expansions
At October’s K 2013 show in Dusseldorf, Nova Chemicals, Moon Township, Pa., unveiled details of its PE capacity plans.

MATERIALS: PE/PS Expandable Bead for Packaging Does Not Require Refrigeration
Nova Chemicals has added Arcel ULV to its line of PE/PS expandable beads.

Nova Starts Work on LLDPE Expansion
Around 1 billion lb more capacity is due by 2015 in Joffre, Alberta.

MATERIALS: Recycle-Content EPS for Protective Packaging
WEB EXCLUSIVE: The newest EPS resin from Nova Chemicals, Monaca, Pa., is a shape/packaging grade, R625B, with 25% recycled content.

Product Categories of Nova Chemicals Inc.

Acrylic Copolymers
Styrene Maleic Anhydride (SMA)